Defy the Divide: Enter the Gray Area for Food Solutions Says Nierenberg

    On “Heritage Radio on Tour,” host Dana Cowin visits Food Tank President Danielle Nierenberg at the Slow Food Nations Leader Summit in Denver, Colorado.

    It Takes a Village to Support a Young Farmer—Lindsey Lusher Shute

    Lindsey Lusher Shute, Executive Director and co-founder of the National Young Farmers Coalition, talks about the risks young farmers navigate at every level of the food system—and how Congress can help.

    New Tool Equips Farmers with Financial Know-How

    The price of land has more than doubled since 2004; NYFC and Fathom Information Design create new Land Affordability Calculator to empower land-seeking farmers to make informed choices in land purchases.

    Providing Legal Aid for Farmers

    Seventeen percent of current farmers struggle with land access. Twenty percent of past farmers left the field due to this burden. The recently released Farmland Access Legal Toolkit hopes to help.

    New Video Series Explores Local Food Initiatives Across North America

    This 10-part documentary series highlights the work of the farmers, small-businesses, and food advocates that are building stronger and healthier food communities. Read about this filmmaker’s experience of traveling 4,800 kilometers from Monterrey, Mexico, to Toronto, Canada, interviewing the heroes of North American local food.

    25 U.S. Farmer Organizations #Still-In on the Paris Agreement

    A stable agricultural industry depends on a stable, predictable climate. Food Tank is highlighting 25 farmer-led and farmer-focused organizations working in the U.S. who are committed to supporting the goals of the Paris Agreement and working towards them.

    Tell Congress That Farmers Count—Take the 2017 National Young Farmer Survey

    Take the National Young Farmers Coalition’s survey to let Congress know #FarmersCount.